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Ireland In A Minute: 19th August
- Ryanair plane lands sideways due to strong winds
- Watkins said child sex victim was 'super-flirty', ex reveals
- Packie Bonner on the Keane/O'Neill dream team
- 'Ming' has been heavily criticised for "stunt" during debate on water services bill
- Footage inside top secret military drone base
- Exclusive footage: Aftermath of gale force winds ripping roof off building in Cork
Tubridy collects €1k toys raised by Irish Independent for struggling families
HE’S the driving force behind the annual 2FM Toy Appeal and broadcaster Ryan Tubridy stopped by the Irish Independent to collect €1,000 toys to be donated to families in need around the country this Christmas. Credit: Clare Cullen/Caoimhe Gaskin
Chernobyl children arrive at Dublin airport
The ‘Two Sashas’ flew into Dublin airport this afternoon to spend another Christmas with the Meaneys, their Irish host family. The pair was joined by more than 50 children flown in from the Chernobyl region of Belarus, who’ll spend the next few weeks living with dozens of host families from 11 counties in Ireland.
Martin O'Neill speaks at his end of year press conference in Dublin
Martin O'Neill refuses to rule out Ireland return for Shay Given. Credit: Mark McConville